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  1. All-time best, worst free agent pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... three years with the Braves, then missed the 2006-07 seasons because of injuries requiring Tommy John surgery. Barry Zito , Giants (7 years, $126 million): He was 43-61 over the first five years of the deal, accumulating an ERA that approached five ...

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  2. Ryan Vogelsong, Giants agree to $4 million, 1-year dealRead the original story

    Friday | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... in 2011, when he made the All-Star team after joining the Giants' rotation first as a fill in for the injured Barry Zito. Vogelsong had toiled through three seasons in Japan before Triple-A stints in 2010 for Philadelphia and the los Angeles Angels. ...

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  3. AP source: Giants, Ryan Vogelsong agree on $4 million dealRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... in 2011, when he made the All-Star team after joining the Giants' rotation first as a fill in for the injured Barry Zito. Vogelsong had toiled through three seasons in Japan before Triple-A stints in 2010 for Philadelphia and the los Angeles Angels. ...

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  4. San Francisco Giants still talking to Ryan VogelsongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Frisco Fastball

    ... this week, had Vogelsong meeting with the Astros manager A.J. Hinch . Vogelsong burst onto the Giants' scene when Barry Zito was injured in April of 2011, and ended up recording thirteen victories against seven defeats that first season, with a 2.71 ...

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  5. Scherzer deal up against test of timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Washington Nationals

    ... 2011 season, but he has declined since then, making just eight starts in '14. Things never really worked out for Barry Zito with the Giants or Mike Hampton with the Rockies, but San Francisco at least won two World Series during Zito's tenure. The ...

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  6. Free Agent Vogelsong Reportedly Set To Sign With Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CBS Local

    ... and played in Japan before contemplating his retirement in 2010. In 2011, he returned to the Giants when starter Barry Zito was injured and promptly became a mainstay in the rotation, earning an All-Star nod for the first time in his career. The ...

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  7. Yusmeiro Petit Deserves a Rotation Spot With San Francisco GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Rant Sports

    ... money doesn't often dictate decisions in San Francisco. The Giants didn't blink in 2010 when they opted to leave Barry Zito off the postseason roster. They subsequently ate remaining money owed to Aaron Rowand and Miguel Tejada in a tumultuous 2011 ...

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  8. Chris Black Dances to Potrero HillRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Potrero View

    ... Chavez Street, were she works, for nicknaming a prop usually known as the "magic circle" after pitchers like Barry Zito, dubbing it "the Barry Zito magic circle." A theme that weaves through Black's performances is the idea of "place history," an ...

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  9. Finding a comparison for Tim LincecumRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... it's because their health improved, or because they were still kids with room to grow. That's two-time champeen, Barry Zito, to you. While he's celebrated for being an active part of the 2012 World Series, everyone forgets about him in 2010, when he ...

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  10. MLB Rumors: San Francisco Giants Too Weak For Ben ZobristRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Rant Sports

    ... unable to sway Theo Epstein -fanatic Jon Lester to jump on a 420-bound Boeing to San Francisco, and now he has Barry Zito jitters. Oh, if you haven't been paying attention, Zito just so happens to be a free agent, and no this is not a paid-for ...

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  11. Red Sox favorites to land James Shields?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | BoSox Injection

    ... Sergio Romo and Jake Peavy ) and also have been hesitant bidding on free agents since the debacle that was the Barry Zito contract. Bowden also lists the Rangers as a contender for Shields, but their hands also may be tied with so much money ...

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  12. Milwaukee Brewers Need Depth For ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... with question marks, but won't be enough to return the team to prominence. Read More During the Winter Meetings, Barry Zito expressed an interest in returning to MLB. Which teams should look into signing the veteran? Read More Jake Peavy does not ...

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  13. San Francisco Giants Rumors: Re-Signing Jake Peavy Is Extremely ImportantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... with question marks, but won't be enough to return the team to prominence. Read More During the Winter Meetings, Barry Zito expressed an interest in returning to MLB. Which teams should look into signing the veteran? Read More Jake Peavy does not ...

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  14. Predicting The Pittsburgh Pirates' 2015 Starting Lineup After Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... be the ace of the staff despite the presence of Francisco Liriano and A.J. Burnett. During the Winter Meetings, Barry Zito expressed an interest in returning to MLB. Which teams should look into signing the veteran? Read More Jake Peavy does not ...

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  15. 2000 Baseball SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... 43 homers, 137 RBI), Oakland's unheralded but productive lineup, and a pitching staff featuring Tim Hudson and Barry Zito, gave them their first American League West crown since 1992. However, the As couldn't top the Yankees. Even though New York ...

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  16. Photos: Former Giants and former A's pitcher Barry Zito sells swanky Hollywood mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Times-Standard

    Former San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's pitcher Barry Zito has sold a property in the Hollywood Hills for $3.375 million Zito, who is eyeing a comeback in 2015, recently sold the 4,831 square foot four-bedroom and 4.5-bathroom manse that touts a pitching mound out back. Zito also still has a property for a sale in the Bay Area: a 7,000 square foot mansion in Kentfield going for $8.995 million.

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  17. Barry Zito to audition for teams in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Sporting News

    Former Giants pitcher Barry Zito is eyeing a return to professional baseball after sitting out all of the 2014 season. Zito, who won't be 37 until mid-May, last pitched with the Giants in 2013, the final year of his oft-criticized seven-year, $126 million free-agent deal.

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  18. Giants notebook: Barry Zito will attempt a comebackRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is said to be encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made. The 36-year-old is working with Ron Wolforth, a rather unorthodox trainer who helped A's left-hander Scott Kazmir return to form.

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  19. Barry Zito will throw for teams in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | MSNBC

    Last month we learned that Barry Zito was making a comeback after sitting out all of 2014 and now John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the 36-year-old left-hander will throw for interested teams in January. He's been working hard on his mechanics.

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  20. Barry Zito comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Barry Zito will audition for teams in January in hopes of returning to the big leagues, his agent Scott Boras said Wednesday at the winter meetings. Boras said Zito, who stepped away from the game after the 2013 season, has been working out at a facility in Houston since September and is encouraged by the mechanical adjustments he has made.

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